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Garrard 50

Fully-Automatic Idler-Drive Turntable

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Garrard 50


The Garrard model 50 has the facility to play records automatically or can be used manually to play single records.

The turntable features a large diameter steel platter and diecast aluminium pickup arm with fixed counterbalance weight.

The unit is supplied fitted with either a two or four pole induction motor.

Up to eight mixed records can be played automatically, of 7", 10" or 12" diameter.

A short manual spindle is supplied for single record play and large centre hole records may be played automatically using adaptor LRS20 (optional extra).

The model 50 is made in a number of different colour finishes and with differing turntable mat trims


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Garrard model 50

My Garrard model 50 has no sound but the speaker works. does the pre amp have a fault? and do i have to change the capacitors? if so what capacitors do i need to get?